Add 49/47 and 81/3

49
47
+
81
3
=
28
2
47

What is 49/47 + 81/3

49
47
+
81
3
=

In order to make fractions have the same denominator, multiply the numerator and denominator of each fraction by the denominator of the other

49 x 3
47 x 3
+
81 x 47
3 x 47
=
147
141
+
3807
141
=
147 + 3807
141
=
3954
141

OR

(49 x 3) + (81 x 47)
47 x 3
=
3954
141

Simplify the fraction

Divide each part of the fraction with the greatest common factor to simplify the fraction

3954
141
=
3954 ÷ 3
141 ÷ 3
=
1318
47

Because the numerator greater than the denominator, so we have an improper fraction, which means we can simplify it by converting the improper fraction to a mixed number.

Improper fraction to mixed number, get the whole number by dividing the numerator with the denominator, then subtract the numerator by the whole number multiplied by the denominator.

1318
47
=
1318 ÷ 47 = 28 +
1318 - (28 x 47)
47
=
28
2
47

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